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Written by James Pope

A full & indepth report of the Hampshire Racketlon Open 

Hampshire Racketlon Open - Fleming Park Leisure Centre, Eastleigh - 9th November 2008

The Hampshire Racketlon Open, a one day singles event, attracted 39 entrants, 36 men in classes 'A', 'B', 'C' & Vets and 3 ladies. The...

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Full Results from the Hampshire Racketlon Open 

Hampshire Results

With Media superstar Ray Jordan dumped out in the first round to Gareth Shaw, one would think Gareth would be the favourite.

However, two other dark horses have made it to the final. Stuart Hobden and Simon Whale, Hobden...

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Racketlon on BBC Radio 2

Five million radio listeners find out what all the fuss is about!

Hot on the heels of BBC Breakfasts Racketlon feature, we are due to feature again on BBC Radio 2 today, as part of Chris Evans Drivetime show from 5pm to 7pm. The feature will run at 6.45pm & will...

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For those looking to see some of the world and play some sport

Germany will again hold the world championship event in November. The English strategy for 2009 is to consolidate the English Open event which was extremely successful in 2008 and focus on expanding the domestic tour and developing...

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The first English Racketlon Association AGM takes place this Sunday at Fleming Park Leisure Centre at around 4pm, all are welcome.

 

AGM Agenda (Draft)

Start - Introductions. Roles & Structure of ERA.

1 - Tournaments
UK Events on the World Tour
UK Tour
Non-Tour Events
UK Ranking Strategy
Tour...

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Racketlon features on BBC1 & BBC Radio 2 bringing in new enthusiasts.

 
November saw the broadcast, on BBC Breakfast & other BBC services, of Mike Bushell's excellent Racketlon feature, filmed in August at the English Racketlon Open & Doubles World Championships. The...
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The English Racketlon team can now announce two dates for your 2009 diaries.


1st - English Champs - 10th-11th January 2009 - Next Generation Clubs, Romford.


2nd - English Open - 21st-23rd August 2009 - Redbridge Sports Centre, Barkingside.


The two events held in Essex are back in 2009! 2009 will...

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Download an entry form from the previous news item

Download an entry form from the previous news item "Hampshire Open" Launch



Entries so far:



A - Keith Lesser, Gareth Shaw, Ollie Close, Paul Mantovani, Stuart Hobden, Andrew Hopwood, Ray Jordan (1 space left)

B - Gary Tovey, Robbie Wong, Dave...